Service Listings

Choral services are sung by the Boy Choristers and Lay Clerks unless otherwise indicated.

Friday, 28th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Tallis
    Canticles: Sheppard Second Service
    Anthem: Sheppard Christ our Paschal Lamb

Saturday, 29th April 2017

Catherine of Siena, Teacher of the Faith, 1380

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 10.30 - Pilgrims' School Confirmation Service

    Cathedral closed 09.00 - 12.30

  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Choir of Christ Church, Reading
    Responses: Reading
    Canticles: Stanford in C
    Anthem: Monteverdi Cantate Domino

Sunday, 30th April 2017

THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Responses: Leighton
    Te Deum: Ireland in F
    Anthem: arr Lumsden Now the green blade riseth
    Sermon: Canon Richard Lindley

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    Children's Church takes place in the Undercroft during this service
    President: Canon Richard Lindley
    Homily: Mrs Valerie Woodward
    Setting: Mozart Spatzenmesse K217
    Coffee is served in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Truslove
    Canticles: Madden in D
    Anthem: Boyce The Lord is King
    Sermon: The Rev'd Rachel Hartland (Old Basing and Lychpit)

Monday, 1st May 2017

PHILIP AND JAMES, APOSTLES

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.00 - Organ recital

    Geoffrey Morgan (Christchurch Priory)
    Tickets and information

  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 2nd May 2017

Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, Teacher of the Faith, 373

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 13.00 - Lunchtime Recital

    Peter Symonds College instrumentalists
    Free admission with retiring collection. Further information

  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Byrd
    Canticles: Murrill in E
    Anthem: Stanford Ye choirs of new Jerusalem

Wednesday, 3rd May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 10.30 - Mothers' Union Prayers
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Thursday, 4th May 2017

English Saints and Martyrs of the Reformation

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Byrd
    Canticles: Byrd Second Service
    Anthem: Palestrina Exsultate Deo

Friday, 5th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Byrd
    Canticles: Tomkins Second Service
    Anthem: Bassano Dic nobis, Maria

Saturday, 6th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Attended by the Friends of Cathedral Music
    Responses: Clucas
    Canticles: Stanford in A
    Anthem: SS Wesley Blessed be the God and Father

Sunday, 7th May 2017

THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - COMMUNITY DAY

  • 07.35 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 10.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    Girl choristers and Lay Clerks
    President and Homily: The Dean
    Setting: Leighton Missa brevis

  • 15.30 - Evensong

    Responses: Clucas
    Canticles: Brewer in D
    Anthem: Finzi Lo, the full, final sacrifice
    No Sermon

Monday, 8th May 2017

JULIAN OF NORWICH, SPIRITUAL WRITER, c1417

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 14.30 - Cathedral Intercessions Group
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Truslove
    Canticles: Morales Tone V
    Anthem: Whyte Regina coeli

Tuesday, 9th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Smith
    Canticles: Byrd Short Service
    Anthem: Monteverdi Cantate Domino

Wednesday, 10th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Choir of Carisbrooke College, Isle of Wight
    Responses: Stainer
    Canticles: Wood in D
    Anthem: Durufle Ubi caritas

Thursday, 11th May 2017

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Smith
    Canticles: Sumsion in A
    Anthem: Philips Ecce vicit Leo

  • 20.00 - Juliantide Celebration
Friday, 12th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Ayleward
    Canticles: Ayleward Short Service
    Anthem: Byrd Prevent us, O Lord

Saturday, 13th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 10.30 - 'Saying Goodbye' Service

    East End closed from 10.00 - c11.30

  • 17.30 - Evensong

    Responses: Ayleward
    Canticles: H Purcell in G minor
    Anthem: H Purcell My beloved spake

  • 19.30 - Concert - Winchester and County Music Festival

    Tickets and further information

Sunday, 14th May 2017

THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MATINS

    Responses: Ayleward
    Easter Anthems: Tallis
    Jubilate: Stanford in B flat
    Anthem: Hadley My beloved spake
    Sermon: Canon Roland Reim

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President: Canon Roland Reim
    Homily: Major Anne Read, Salvation Army (Head of Anti-Human Trafficking)
    Setting: Vaughan Williams Mass in G minor

  • 15.30 - FIRST EVENSONG OF MATTHIAS

    Girl Choristers and Lay Clerks
    Responses: Tomkins
    Canticles: Humfrey in E minor
    Anthem: Handel Moses and the Children of Israel (Israel in Egypt)
    Sermon: The Rev'd Katie Lawrence

  • 18.30 - St Swithun's School 'Songs of Praise'
Monday, 15th May 2017

MATTHIAS THE APOSTLE

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - FESTAL EVENSONG

    Responses: Leighton
    Canticles: Mathias Jesus College Service
    Anthem: Bullock Give us the wings of faith

Tuesday, 16th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 11.00 - Ceremony of Remembrance
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Moore
    Canticles: Moore Fauxbourdons Service No 1
    Anthem: Vaughan Willliams Love bade me welcome

  • 19.45 - Organ Recital

    Andrew Lumsden (Director of Music)
    Tickets and further information

Wednesday, 17th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Chamber Choir of Sherborne School
    Responses: Marlow
    Canticles: Henderson
    Anthem: Elgar The Seven Stars

Thursday, 18th May 2017

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Leighton
    Canticles: Ireland in F
    Anthem: Gibbons If ye be risen

Friday, 19th May 2017

Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury, Restorer of Monastic Life, 988

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Leighton
    Canticles: Bevan Tones VIII & III
    Anthem: A Gabrieli Ave Regina

Saturday, 20th May 2017

Alcuin of York, Deacon, Abbot of Tours, 804

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 19.30 - Concert - The Royal Choral Society

    Tickets and further information

Sunday, 21st May 2017

The Sixth Sunday of Easter

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MAYOR'S MATTINS

    Girl Choristers and Lay Clerks
    Responses: Radcliffe
    Easter Anthems: Monk
    Jubilate: Britten in C
    Anthem: Byrd Sing joyfully
    Sermon: Canon Richard Lindley (Chaplain to the Mayor of Winchester)

  • 11.15 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President: Canon Sue Wallace
    Homily: Christine Allen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs, Christian Aid
    Setting: Byrd Mass for four voices

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Leighton
    Canticles: Stanford in G
    Anthem: Elgar Light of the World
    Sermon: Canon Sue Wallace

  • 18.00 - Taizé Service
Monday, 22nd May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 14.30 - Service of Thanksgiving for the life of John Jacobs OBE
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 23rd May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Byrd/Quinney
    Canticles: Mundy Service 'in three partes'
    Anthem: Cavalli Salve Regina

  • 19.45 - Organ Recital

    George Castle (Assistant Director of Music)
    Tickets and information

Wednesday, 24th May 2017

John and Charles Wesley, Evangelists, Hymn Writers, 1791 & 1788

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Thursday, 25th May 2017

Ascension Day, also Venerable Bede, Monk at Jarrow, Scholar, Historian, 735

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.15 - Evening Prayer
  • 17.30 - FESTAL EUCHARIST

    Sung by the Boy Choristers and Lay Clerks with the Chapel Choir of Winchester College
    President and Homily: The Dean
    Setting: Vierne Messe solennelle
    Gradual Motet: Vaughan Williams O clap your hands

Friday, 26th May 2017

Augustine, First Archbishop of Canterbury, 605

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Byrd/Quinney
    Canticles: Batten Short Service
    Anthem: Byrd Viri Galilei

Saturday, 27th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Lynwood Singers
    Responses: Walsh
    Canticles: Wood in E flat (No 1)
    Anthem: Finzi God is gone up with a triumphant shout

Sunday, 28th May 2017

THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - THE SUNDAY AFTER ASCENSION DAY

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Choral services today are sung by the Lynwood Singers
    Responses: Walsh
    Easter Anthems: Goodson
    Te Deum: Sumsion in G
    Anthem: Philips Ascendit Deus
    Sermon: Canon Gregory Clifton-Smith

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President and Homily: Canon Mark Collinson
    Setting: Lloyd Webber Missa 'Princeps Pacis'
    Motet: Byrd Nos vos relinquam orphanos

  • 13.00 - Baptism
  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Walsh
    Canticles: Murrill in E
    Anthem: Jackson Blow ye the trumpet in Zion
    Sermon: The Rev'd Lerys Campbell (Curate, St Peter & St Paul, Ringwood)

Monday, 29th May 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.00 - Bank Holiday Organ Recital

    Gabriele Giacomelli (Florence)
    Tickets and information

  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 30th May 2017

Josephine Butler, Social Reformer, 1906

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - FIRST EVENSONG OF THE VISITATION

    Sung by the Choir of St Nicholas, Shepperton
    Responses: Clucas
    Canticles: Walmisley in D minor
    Anthem: Dubra Ave Maria

Wednesday, 31st May 2017

Visitation of the BVM to Elizabeth

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - FESTAL EVENSONG

    Sung by the Choir of St Nicholas, Shepperton
    Responses: Clucas
    Canticles: Stanford in C
    Anthem: Wood O thou the central orb